1. Tenacious D, Stripper Radio, Cobra Starship

    August 07, 2009 5:09 PM EDT Slow news day today: Tenacious D replacing the Beastie Boys at Outside Lands Music & Arts Festival and a look at a radio station in Denver that is billing itself as "Stripper Radio" - it's called "The Pole" and it has the tagline of "Our Hits Are Bigger."…

  2. Tenacious D To Fill Beasties' Slot At Outside Lands

    August 06, 2009 5:55 PM EDT Tenacious D will be stepping in for the Beastie Boys at this year's Outside Lands Music & Arts Festival, organizers announced Thursday. The comic duo of Jack Black and Kyle Gass will headline the festival's final day, Aug. 30, with a set that Jack promised reporters during a…

  3. U2, Kid Rock, Plant/Krauss Added To Grammys

    January 29, 2009 10:42 AM EST U2, Kid Rock, Rihanna and Robert Plant and Alison Krauss have joined the performance lineup for the 51st Grammy Awards, to be held Feb. 8 at Los Angeles' Staples Center and broadcast live on CBS. They join previously announced performers Kenny Chesney, Coldplay, Jennifer Hudson, Jonas…

  4. Tenacious D 'One-And-A-Half Songs' Into Next Album

    July 08, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Tenacious D plans to release another album -- just don't hold your breath waiting for it. Tenacious D plans to release another album -- just don't hold your breath waiting for it. Group member Kyle Gass tells Billboard.com that he and Jack Black, his partner in the irreverent rock…

  5. Jack Black, Cee-Lo Go 'Kung Fu Fighting'

    May 12, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Jack Black and Gnarls Barkley's Cee-Lo have teamed up for a cover of Carl Douglas' 1974 hit "Kung Fu Fighting" for the soundtrack to "Kung Fu Panda," an animated film in which Black stars. Jack Black and Gnarls Barkley's Cee-Lo have teamed up for a cover of…

  6. Cyrus, Jonases Star At Kids' Choice Awards

    March 31, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Nickelodeon's Kids' Choice Awards, the biggest, slimiest and loudest awards show of the year, hit decibel highs Saturday for teen star Miley Cyrus and boy band the Jonas Brothers. Nickelodeon's Kids' Choice Awards, the biggest, slimiest and loudest awards show of the year,…

  7. 'Hannah Montana' Tour Heading To CD/DVD

    March 04, 2008 12:00 AM EST One of the hottest concert tours in recent memory will soon be available to enjoy at home. The "Hannah Montana/Miley Cyrus Best of Both Worlds Concert" will arrive April 15 via Walt Disney Records as One of the hottest concert tours in recent memory will soon be available to enjoy…

  8. 22OnTV

    May 28, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Music on TV listings for May 28-June 3, 2007. MONDAY, May 28 "Today," NBC Featured artist(s): Maroon 5. "The View," ABC Featured artist(s): Avril Lavigne. "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno," NBC Featured artist(s): Nelly Furtado. "Jimmy Kimmel Live," ABC…

  9. Bono, Stefani Set For 'Idol Gives Back' Special

    April 24, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Bono, Celine Dion, Kelly Clarkson, Pink, Gwen Stefani, Earth, Wind & Fire, Il Divo, Keira Knightley, Hugh Grant, Josh Groban, Jack Black, Helen Mirren, Rascal Flatts, Quincy Jones, Carrie Underwoo Bono, Celine Dion, Kelly Clarkson, Pink, Gwen Stefani, Earth, Wind & Fire, Il Divo,…

  10. 52OnTV

    December 27, 2006 12:00 AM EST Music-related TV listings for Dec. 25-31, 2006. MONDAY, DEC. 25 "Walt Disney World Christmas Day Parade," ABC Featured Artist(s): Beyonce, Daniel Powter, Andrea Bocelli, RBD, Bianca Ryan, Miley Cyrus, Michael Bolton, Paris Bennett, Aly & AJ. "The Late Show With David…

  11. 51OnTV

    December 18, 2006 12:00 AM EST Music-related TV listings for Dec. 18-24, 2006. MONDAY, DEC. 18 "Good Morning America," ABC Featured artist(s): Martina McBride (also scheduled: Sylvester Stallone). "106 & Park," BET Featured artist(s): Bow Wow, Nas, Trick Daddy. "Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip,…

  12. 49OnTV

    December 04, 2006 12:00 AM EST Music-related TV listings for Dec. 4-10, 2006. MONDAY, DEC. 4 "Today," NBC Featured Artist(s): Beyonce, Chanticleer/Ettore Stratta (also scheduled: Cate Blanchett, Gisele Bundchen. "106 & Park," BET Featured Artist(s): 50 Cent, Eminem, Lloyd Banks, Cashis. "…

  13. Underground Garage

    December 02, 2006 12:00 AM EST Once again we find ourselves stretching our umbrella to include the two most unlikely rock gods since Flo and Eddie left the Turtles. Once again we find ourselves stretching our umbrella to include the two most unlikely rock gods since Flo and Eddie left the Turtles. Jack Black and Kyle Gass…

  14. Underground Garage

    November 29, 2006 12:00 AM EST Little Steven's Underground Garage column, produced exclusively for Billboard. The charts are a combination of airplay from the Underground Garage format and coolness. Once again we find ourselves stretching our umbrella to include the two most unlikely rock gods since Flo and Eddie left…

  15. Akon, George Michael Dominate U.K. Charts

    November 20, 2006 12:00 AM EST "Smack That" (Universal) by Akon featuring Eminem rose 12-1 on the new U.K. singles chart yesterday (Nov. 19) to give the Senegalese rapper a second No. 1 in the territory to place alongside last year "Smack That" (Universal) by Akon featuring Eminem rose 12-1 on the new U…

  16. Tenacious Royalty

    November 15, 2006 12:00 AM EST Tenacious D get a royal welcome to their movie premiere. Co-Stars Kyle Gass (left) and Jack Black arrive for the premiere of their movie "Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny," on Nov. 9 in Los Angeles. News Jack Black …

  17. 46OnTV

    November 13, 2006 12:00 AM EST Music-related TV listings for Nov. 13-20, 2006. MONDAY, NOV. 13 "GAC Nights," Great American Country Featured artist(s): Sugarland. "The Late Show With David Letterman," CBS Featured artist(s): George Jones (also scheduled: Robin Williams). "The Tonight Show with Jay…

  18. 'Destiny' Fulfilled

    November 12, 2006 12:00 AM EST Four years on from the release of its cult classic 2002 debut, rock duo Tenacious D is back in full force with "The Pick of Destiny," the Epic soundtrack to its feature film of the same name. Four years on from the release of its cult classic 2002 debut, rock duo Tenacious D is back…

  19. Billboard Bits: Tenacious D, Gretchen Wilson, MerleFest

    October 19, 2006 12:00 AM EDT In a first-of-its-kind promotion, Tenacious D is making a short film, "Time Fixers," available in two portions via the iTunes Music Store. In a first-of-its-kind promotion, Tenacious D is making a short film, "Time Fixers," available in two portions via the iTunes Music…

  20. Tenacious D Ready To Rock U.S., Down Under

    October 11, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Jack Black and Kyle Gass will be backed by guitarist John Konesky, bassist John Spiker and drummer Brookes Wackerman for the trek, which includes a Dec. 1 show at New York's hallowed Madison Square Ga Tenacious D will kick off a North American tour Nov. 17 in Los Angeles, the same day…

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